Manager of Secondary Curriculum – Joondalup

Manager of Secondary Curriculum (12 Month Fixed Term)

Lake Joondalup Baptist College in Joondalup


College introduction

Lake Joondalup Baptist College is a flourishing Kindergarten to Year 12 Christian College which opened in 1990 and which has a reputation as a provider of educational excellence. The College has an open enrolment policy of approximately 1350 students, of whom more than 800 are Secondary students and more than 450 are Primary children.


Year 7 students are part of LJBC’s Secondary School.


College aims

The College aims to provide a Christian education of excellence, encouraging a strong social conscience within a Christian framework, and endeavours to develop the spiritual, intellectual, social, emotional and physical potential of all students.


College motto

Seek Wisdom Act Justly Love Mercy


College Leadership

The College has entered a new and exciting time of development and as part of the strategic planning for ongoing College improvement a new Leadership position has been created for the Secondary School. The College seeks to appoint to a leadership position the role of a Manager of Secondary Curriculum who will be responsible for the management of processes involved in the Secondary Curriculum 7-12. The Manager of Secondary Curriculum will be a member of the College Leadership Team and will be under the line management of the Dean of Studies K-12/College Deputy Principal. The time allocation for this leadership position will be 0.6FTE for the Manager role, with an optional 0.4FTE teaching load to constitute a full time appointment. The position is intended to commence Term 4, 2013 and finish at the end of Term 4, 2014. The position is suited to a lead teacher or to staff at College Leadership level.


The demonstrated ability of applicants to work collegially and collaboratively in a team, be strategic, well organised, demonstrate understanding of leadership skills and processes and possess the ability to work independently and exercise strong leadership, are qualities that will be sought in the appointment of the new Manager of Secondary Curriculum. Applicants for this position must be mature, practising Christians, able to provide spiritual leadership to staff and students and be prepared to contribute actively to the Christian witness of the College. A current reference from the applicant’s pastor or minister is desirable and should accompany the application. The successful applicant will be able to provide the highest quality educational leadership to the Secondary School, Years 7-12, including strong leadership towards the implementation of the Australian Curriculum and an understanding of the dynamic needs of a 21st century educational environment. The ability to manage people and situations well is also required. Copies of the applicant’s academic record, together with details of subjects taught, leadership experience and professional development undertaken should be included in the application.


The following information provides overarching description followed by fine-grained detail with regard to the expected duties of the Manager of Secondary Curriculum.


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Closing date for applications: 4pm Friday 11 October 2013


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Kennedya Drive, Joondalup

Western Australia 6027

PH: +61 8 9300 7444

FAX: +61 8 9300 1878


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